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Midlands Health Specialist Concerned With Rise In Covid Cases Among Young Generation

Over a quarter of cases in Ireland are among 16 to 25 year-olds.

A specialist in public health in the midlands says he's very concerned to see over a quarter of covid cases in Ireland are among 16 to 25 year olds.

The HSE is advising everyone to take up the offer of a free vaccine, as cases of the Delta variant increase.

16 and 17 year olds can register for the vaccine from today. 

HSE Midlands has issued a warning after reports of young people deliberately catching covid in order to get a Digital Cert quicker.

Dr. Douglas Hamilton says vaccination is what matters:

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